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    Testing for sexually transmitted infections in a population-based sexual health survey: development of an acceptable ethical approach
    with C. Tanton, C. H. Mercer, S. Nicholson, K. Soldan, S. Beddows, C. Ison, A. M. Johnson, and P. Sonnenberg
    Journal of Medical Ethics 38 (6): 380-382. 2012.
    Population-based research is enhanced by biological measures, but biological sampling raises complex ethical issues. The third British National Survey of Sexual Attitudes and Lifestyles (Natsal-3) will estimate the population prevalence of five sexually transmitted infections (STIs) (Chlamydia trachomatis, Neisseria gonorrhoeae, human papillomavirus (HPV), HIV and Mycoplasma genitalium) in a probability sample aged 16–44 years. The present work describes the development of an ethical approach to…Read more